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Salsa & Agave Mexican Grill

#711 of 2,947 Restaurants in Vancouver
Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Neighborhood:
Yaletown & False Creek North
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1223 Pacific Blvd, Vancouver, British Columbia V6Z 2R6, Canada
+1 604-408-4228
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11:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Sun - Thu 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 9:30 pm
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Vancouver, Canada
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69 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed February 1, 2016 via mobile

Friendly service. Fresh food and traditional modern Mexican decor. Really worth the visit and always busy. Right near the water front and many other local attractions

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Thank JamiShel
calgary, ab
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56 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed January 26, 2016

Came with a group of 8 ladies. This was a very small place so it was great they could accommodate us. People were streaming in the entire time which just shows how great the food is. Food and drinks were tasty and very well priced. Everyone loved it.

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Thank Cudabear88
Laurel, Maryland
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477 reviews
270 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 190 helpful votes
Reviewed October 13, 2015

I was craving Mexican. This place got good reviews. And I like me some good Mexican food, so off I went. A lot of why I like Mexican food is the chips and salsa. When they showed up with the chips and salsa I was amazed at how small the portion was. I think there were literally 12 - 15... More 

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Thank RandomTraveler76
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143 reviews
107 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
Reviewed October 12, 2015 via mobile

Great little spot for authentic Mexican food. Busy with locals who know genuine Mexican sabor (flavour). Not an extensive menu but all that you need to replicate that small Mexican restaurant experience. Tacos remind me of bus stop street food. Their picante is too die for. But watch out super spicy. Great spot for a weekend lunch.

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Thank Robyn D
New Westminster, Canada
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27 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed August 4, 2015

Had the lunch special- Azteca soup with a tostada. Really great value for the cost. The soup is really to die for, I honestly would return just for the soup! Service was friendly and quick. A great lunch spot.

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1 Thank Lenadee
Jacksonville, Florida
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153 reviews
80 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
Reviewed July 29, 2015

Came to this location while visiting a friend in the area who took us here to cater to our Mexican food craving. The service was exceptionally friendly and the margaritas were very good. The food, on the other hand, was a much different story. The appetizer (Choriqueso) did not taste fresh and had the texture of sitting under a heat... More 

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Thank C B
Vancouver, Canada
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27 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed July 14, 2015

Good Location, great staff with really good service, speak english and spanish. The food is really good and the Chelada (beer with lemon and salt) is perfect!

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1 Thank adrirto
Vancouver, Canada
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53 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
Reviewed July 13, 2015

Small restaurant which included an outdoor seating area. we got there around 615 pm on a friday night and it wasn't very busy. Wait staff were very friendly and service was great. Was looking forward to some really good mexican food based on all the reviews but we were very disappointed. served a few chips (about 8 in a small... More 

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1 Thank shadi63
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223 reviews
119 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 346 helpful votes
Reviewed July 12, 2015 via mobile

We grabbed dinner and drinks at Salsa & Agave while in Vancouver. It was suggested by our hotel. The place was super busy with a line of folks waiting for a table. The place is rather small with a few tables inside and some outside. We were able to sit outside that evening and it was fun to people watch... More 

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1 Thank SweetPea
Frankfurt, Germany
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63 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed July 7, 2015

Small little place close to the Opus Hotel with original Mexican food. ( if you ask for hot salsa you get H O T Salsa ;-) ) The food is good and even if the place is packed you get your food fast. the staff is very friendly at all times and supportive. We liked it a lot

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1 Thank Mike R

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$5 - $10
Cuisine
Mexican, Latin, Spanish
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1223 Pacific Blvd, Vancouver, British Columbia V6Z 2R6, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver>  > Yaletown & False Creek North
  • Neighborhood: Yaletown & False Creek North
  • Phone Number: +1 604-408-4228

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

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Yaletown & False Creek North
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